Susan (Heim) Kelly, BSN, RN Founder of Food Allergy Life & Co-leader of  FRIENDS HELPING FRIENDS Food Allergy Support Group FoodASC Member since 2016   Please tell us about yourself and why you are interested in food allergies. My name is Susan Kelly. I am a registered nurse who works for a board certified allergist, as well…

Smoothies are the best! We drink smoothies all year long as a “grab and go” breakfast  or “pick me up” during the day. My FAVORITE ingredients to include are kale, blueberries, strawberries, apples, carrots, flax, chia and sometimes protein powder. At the GFAF Expo a few years ago, I purchased a Vitamix which I love!…

By Tracy Bush – Nutrimom®- Food Allergy Liaison When someone is diagnosed with a food allergy or has a child that has been diagnosed with a food allergy, there is a moment in time where your world stops suddenly on its axis. Life as you know it will never be the same again. All of…

  Pamela Fernandez Co-Founder Navigating Food Allergies, Support Group Leader NNMG and most importantly mom. FoodASC Member since 2017   Please tell us about yourself and why you are interested in food allergies. I am a mom of an 8 year old boy who has multiple food allergies. I am the co-founder of Navigating Food…

  Ten-year-old Emmy stole the show!  Although barely peering over the podium, her speech to 144 golfers and 16 volunteers at the 7th Annual Golf Classic commanded a standing ovation and many teary eyes, including my own. Emmy was confident, poised, informed and oh so adorable while as she spoke from her heart about her food…

Lisa Rutter Founder of No Nuts Moms Group & Director of Support Group Development at FAACT FoodASC Member since 2016     Please tell us about yourself and why you are interested in food allergies. My name is Lisa Rutter and I am the Founder of No Nuts Moms Group and I also work for…

Guest post by Jan Hanson, M.A. Going to college for most high school students requires considerable time and planning. Going to college when you have a food allergy or severe food restriction, requires extra planning and unique considerations, with safety often at the forefront. The question: Will The College Adequately Accommodate And Make Arrangements For…